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How Do You Become an Electrical Worker?

[fa icon="calendar'] Aug 24, 2021 1:00:37 PM / by Construct Your Future posted in apprenticeship, electrician, careers, apprenticeships, electrical industry

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Electrical work is a booming trade. The demand for skilled electrical workers is already high, and only expected to grow. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects growth of over 8% between 2019 and 2029, which is double that of the projection for all other occupations. If you’re searching for a career that is not only fulfilling, but can give you job security, interesting projects, and great benefits, look no further than electrical work. Wondering how to get started?

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What is an Outside Lineman and Why Should We Thank Them Every Day?

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 29, 2021 4:51:46 PM / by Construct Your Future posted in building trades, electric utilities, electrician, construction workers, electrical industry

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April 18 was National Lineman Appreciation Day and this post is meant to shower our nation’s lineworkers with a whole lot of love.

So just what is a line worker, anyway?

Outside Line Workers ensure that electrical power gets from power plants to our homes, offices, schools, hospitals, factories, and all other types of buildings and facilities. Linemen do a huge variety of jobs, including:

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What Does an Electrical Worker Do?

[fa icon="calendar'] Jan 27, 2021 4:09:53 PM / by Construct Your Future posted in electric utilities, electrician, electrical industry

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A world without electricity is hard to imagine. Electricity keeps our world running and moving forward, providing essential infrastructure to power our homes, businesses, schools and factories. We’d have none of this without the meaningful work done by electrical workers!

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Apprenticeship offers different paths for prospective electricians

[fa icon="calendar'] Jul 20, 2020 3:09:33 PM / by Construct Your Future posted in electrician, Construct Your Future, registered apprenticeship program, electrical industry

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Do you have an interest in building or renovating the stadium where your favorite sports team plays? Love heights and want to climb utility poles? Or perhaps you want to help companies become more efficient through improved telecommunication? All of these career paths begin with a registered apprenticeship program.

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Moving Up as an Electrician

[fa icon="calendar'] Jun 24, 2020 1:24:05 PM / by Construct Your Future posted in apprenticeship, electrician, Construct Your Future, career opportunities, registered apprenticeship program

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Opportunities are endless for those who start their career as an electrician through a registered apprenticeship program. Just like most jobs, you get what you put into it.  If you set goals and work to accomplish them, you will get where you want to be.

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College graduate finds rewarding career in the trades

[fa icon="calendar'] Mar 19, 2019 12:10:00 PM / by Construct Your Future posted in electrician, apprenticeships, Construct Your Future, construction workers

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Mike Burdick of Queensbury, N.Y. went to college because that was what was expected of him after graduating from high school.

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Construction Industry Hammered by Shortage of Skilled Labor

[fa icon="calendar'] Apr 13, 2017 9:02:00 AM / by Construct Your Future posted in construction industry, skilled labor shortage, carpenters, construction jobs, electrician, plumber

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After the 2008 recession, construction and skilled labor numbers declined.  Now, as the construction industry busier than ever, the demand for well-trained, highly-educated tradespeople has never been higher.  Now is a great time to begin a career in the construction trades.

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